“It’s all about the driver” – Golf in the Sandhills Experience
TAKE A DRIVE: Once you and those in your foursome and your passengers have been oriented on your NEXXA high-performance vehicles and their many features, you’ll head east deep into the North Carolina Piedmont. Travel along Highway 49 before entering the Uwharrie National Forest via Lake Badin Road and Route 109, where you will enjoy the majestic trees and beautiful country landscape before reaching your final destination in Pinehurst, N.C.
*HIT THE LINKS: Once you reach the Sandhills, the golfers in the group will hit the links on one of the Sandhill’s premier courses, some of which have been ranked in the top 20% of over 600 golf courses as determined annually by the North Carolina Golf Panel.
Lunch options may include a restaurant overlooking the 18th hole of one of the area’s most famous golf courses .
*Specific Course and Dining options are based on availability at the time of booking. Tee times not guaranteed until 5 days out for most courses.
GO TO TOWN: For the non-golfers in the group, the Sandhills offers a great day of shopping, strolling, and visiting art galleries, cafés and wine shops in the historic villages of Pinehurst and Southern Pines.
ABOUT THE HISTORIC VILLAGE OF PINEHURST & SOUTHERN PINES
Designed by Frederick Law Olmstead at the turn of the century, the Village of Pinehurst offers a quaint return to the past with the quiet serenity of a New England-style village. While golf put the Village of Pinehurst and the surrounding Sandhills area on the map, the mild weather, amazing assortment of recreational and cultural activities, dining options and special events make if the perfect year-round resort destination.
Village of Pinehurst: Only one of two towns in the nation to be designated a National Historic Landmark, the Village of Pinehurst offers a quaint array of shops, boutiques, restaurants and art galleries. The Village of Pinehurst is well known for the golf tournaments it has hosted over the past century – including the Ryder Cup, the U.S. Amateur, the PGA Championship and the U.S. Open.
Southern Pines: Just east the Village of Pinehurst is the delightful town of Southern Pines which also boasts a substantial golf pedigree. Southern Pines is well-known as a major equestrian community, hosting show jumping, carriage driving and numerous other equestrian events. In fact, the U.S. Equestrian Team stayed in Southern Pines while preparing for the Olympic Games. The town’s charming tree-lined main street is home to cafes, pubs and gourmet restaurants, as well as boutiques, a wine tasting room, galleries and an old-time theater. It is the perfect place for a leisurely afternoon Southern stroll or an evening out on the town.
PACKAGES STARTING AT $576 pp:
Overnight Resort Packages can be customized for groups of 4 or more to include hotel stay, dining options, area tours and excursions and golf outings.
To book your custom driving experience package contact NEXXA with our inquire form.